The majority of Brits are unaware that they are charged an average of £10.06 in tax on every bottle of Scotch, with 84% believing the rate to be unfair.
Australian stickies, a sweet Auslese Riesling, French fizz and English sparklers – it’s time to indulge in a bevy of Christmas beverages.
Veuve Clicquot is helping out those in need of some last minute Christmas gift inspiration with the launch of its “Click for Clicquot” service.
UK beer sales are expected to end five consecutive years of decline by the end of 2014, although cider looks set to lose its recent buoyant momentum.
The UK drinks trade has reached its target to remove one billion units of alcohol from the market by the end of 2015 ahead of schedule.
Bibendum PLB Group has announced its new buying team following the recent merger between UK merchants Bibendum and PLB.
While the UK’s off-trade saw a slight return to growth, sales at pubs, bars and restaurants fell by 3% in the last 12 months.
Virgin Wines is hoping to make its customers’ last minute Christmas wine deliveries that much easier by launching a click and collect locker service.
UK importer Liberty Wines has added Yarra Valley producer Giant Steps to its extensive Australian wine portfolio.
A 65-foot truck designed to treat those who will end up having one too many this Christmas has launched – the first of its kind in the UK.
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